Video Production Lighting Techniques

Video Production Lighting Techniques Training Course

Maryland, Virginia, Washington D.C., & On-Site

Video Production Lighting Techniques Training Course Description:
In this hands-on, two-day Video Production Lighting Techniques Course you will learn how to create high quality video images using advanced studio lighting best practices and techniques. This course will teach you how to use lighting and shooting methods for a range of lighting set-ups. During the course of the training, you will be learning basic setup, as well as creative lighting in a variety of different settings including Educational, Promotional, Informational, Documentary, Interviews, and Photojournalism. This course is useful for Video Professionals using applications such as Adobe Premiere Pro, After Effects, Final Cut Pro X, Avid, and for eLearning Professionals using applications such as Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline, and Camtasia.

Prerequisites for Attending Video Production Lighting Techniques Training Course:
No previous photography lighting experience is required. It is useful for students to have experience with digital cameras and Adobe software products. This course is highly recommended for students who have attended our Videography Fundamentals training course.

Job Roles That Use Video Production Lighting Techniques:
Multimedia Professional and eLearning Developers that are new to Production

Projects That Use Video Production Lighting Techniques:
Video, Web, and DVD Multimedia, and eLearning Development, Video Production, Video Recording, Cinematography, Videography, Photo Journalism

Locations for Video Production Lighting Techniques:
In Person at ThinkB!G’s Office in Columbia, MD (next to the Columbia Mall)
Private Custom Training On Site or at Your Location
Project Based Training On Site or at Your Location

Times for Video Production Lighting Techniques:
In Person & Online Live: 8:30AM-3:00PM ET / 5:30AM-12:00PM PT (30 Minute Lunch)
Private Custom & Project Based Training: Your preference
*Please click the Dates To Register tab above to see all dates & times available.*

Video Production Lighting Techniques Training Includes:
Hands-On Training Led by Certified Instructors
Print and/or Digital Courseware
Certificate of Completion
Continental Breakfast Every Day (In Person Only)
Catered Gourmet Deli Lunch Every Day (In Person Only)
Unlimited Snacks and Refreshments (In Person Only)
Notebook & Pen (In Person Only)
Free Parking (In Person Only)

Testimonials for Video Production Lighting Techniques Training:
“I thoroughly enjoyed the experience. [The instructor] did a fantastic job tying real-world application with the theoretical. I will definitely be returning. Thanks!” – Johns Hopkins Medical Institute

“It was a great class.” – US Treasury

“My favorite place to take trainings! Can’t beat the instructors, setting, food, and the knowledge. I’ll definitely be back (with more coworkers)!” – Johns Hopkins Medical Institute

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Software Versions:
ThinkB!G open enrollment classes are taught on the most current version of software whenever possible. To request a specific version, please Contact Us or call us at 301-362-2250.

Related Training and Certification Courses:
Premiere Pro Advanced
Premiere Pro Intro
Premiere Pro ACA Training & Certification Pack
After Effects Advanced
After Effects Intro
Audition CC
Storyline 3 / Storyline 360 Advanced
Storyline 3 / Storyline 360 Intro
Captivate 2017 Advanced
Captivate 2017 Intro
Camtasia
Final Cut Pro X Professional Post-Production
Logic Pro X Professional Music Production
Storytelling & Script Writing for Video Production
Audio Recording Fundamentals
Videography Fundamentals
DaVinci Resolve 15 Certification Training BootCamp

Video Production Lighting Techniques Course Outline

1. Core Knowledge
Types of Light (e.g., tungsten, LED)
Exposure Control (Exposure Triangle)
Measuring Light (Incident vs Reflective)
Measuring Light (Color Temperature)
Safety Tips

2. Artificial Lighting vs Ambient Lighting
Lighting in a Controlled Environment v. Uncontrolled Environment
Using and Controlling Natural Light (Indoors v. Outdoors)
Enhancing Natural Light
Using and Controlling Artificial Light

3. Lighting Patterns/Styles
Rembrandt Lighting
Loop Lighting
Hollywood Lighting
Posing Talent Naturally
Working with Glasses and other Reflective Surfaces

4. Lighting for Greenscreen/Bluescreen
Working with a 3-Point Light Setup
Using Additional Lights
Controlling Shadows
Shooting for a Garbage Matte

5. Practical Considerations
Equipment List
Stands
Dimmers
Local Power vs Portable Power
Bulbs

 

Disclaimer:

All course objectives and outlines are a guide for students.  To ensure student satisfaction, these course topics and order may be modified or added to ensure the latest information is covered to support real world use of the technology.

Video Production Lighting Techniques Reviews

“I thoroughly enjoyed the experience. [The instructor] did a fantastic job tying real-world application with the theoretical. I will definitely be returning. Thanks!” – Johns Hopkins Medical Institute

“It was a great class.” – US Treasury

“My favorite place to take trainings! Can’t beat the instructors, setting, food, and the knowledge. I’ll definitely be back (with more coworkers)!” – Johns Hopkins Medical Institute

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Video Production Lighting Techniques

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Wednesday, Feb 13, 2019 Thursday, Feb 14, 2019 8:30 am EST - 3:00 pm EST Register
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Wednesday, Oct 30, 2019 Thursday, Oct 31, 2019 8:30 am EST - 3:00 pm EST Register